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 Media Releases







4/7/2016 | Resources | ab bc mb nt nu sk yt
APRIL 7, 2016 (EDMONTON) – With April we can expect warmer weather and rain, and while both gets rid of the snow and greens the grass, it can be damaging to a home.
3/30/2016 | Resources | National
​MARCH 30, 2016 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today announced the transfer of intellectual property rights for its municipal risk assessment tool (MRAT) to Tesera Systems Inc. (Tesera).
3/23/2016 | Resources | National
​March 22, 2016 (TORONTO) - Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) congratulates the Liberal Government on its first budget and applauds its commitment to addressing climate change.
3/17/2016 | Resources | National
​March 16, 2016- TORONTO- This Fraud Awareness Month, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) offers its Top 10 tips to protect against cyber fraud and online identity theft.
3/14/2016 | Resources | National
​Toronto, March 14, 2016 – CANATICS is pleased to announce it is collaborating with Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) to improve the industry’s ability to identify and investigate criminal fraud rings.
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​MARCH 11, 2016 (EDMONTON) – This weekend, as daylight saving time begins in most of Western Canada, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is reminding Western Canadians of things to do around the house in the lead up to spring.
2/25/2016 | Resources | National
​​FEBRUARY 25, 2016 (TORONTO) – Today, the Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) released a report showing that the financial costs to the Federal Government due to natural disasters, linked to climate change, are far greater than previously estimated.
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FEBRUARY 9, 2016 (EDMONTON) – This winter's icy conditions, along with its freezing and thawing cycles, pose a hazard to pedestrians as they try to maneuver across slippery sidewalks, driveways and walkways.
1/18/2016 | Resources | National
JANUARY 18, 2016 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is launching its #likelife campaign by releasing a video to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving and encouraging Canadians to put down their phones while on the road.
1/13/2016 | Resources | National
​January 13, 2016 (Toronto) – With January being Crime Stoppers Month, Insurance Bureau of Canada is encouraging Canadians to be vigilant against insurance fraud.